Book Review: Block Shot

Title: Block Shot

Author: Kennedy Ryan

Rating: 4 stars

 

Jared and Banner met in college. Banner is the smartest girl Jared has ever met, and finds himself attracted to her even though Banner is not his usual type. Something great happens between these two but it quickly turns ugly. There are misunderstandings and it will be ten years until they get to interact again properly.

 

Continue reading

Book Review: The Bombshell Effect

Title: The Bombshell Effect

Author: Karla Sorensen

Rating: 4 stars

 

Luke Pierson is focused on being a good father to his daughter and a good quarterback for his team, but what he doesn’t expect is his new neighbour, Allie Sutton. Allie’s first impression on Luke isn’t great. Allie goes over to greet her new neighbours but doesn’t receive a warm welcome from Luke, who is a jerk.

 

Continue reading

Book Review: A Nordic King

Title: A Nordic King

Author: Karina Halle

Rating: 4.5 stars

 

Aurora is looking for a new job as a nanny when an unexpected opportunity comes up. She receives the job to become nanny to two little princesses of Denmark. Thus making the moody and aloof and gorgeous King Askel her boss. Aurora isn’t afraid to stand up to the king, even though he can be an asshole at times.

 

Continue reading

Book Review: Unbreakable

Title: Unbreakable

Author: Emma Scott

Rating: 4 stars

 

Alex is on track for her future. She has a good job, a fiancé that her family approves of, everything is just so. But why does Alex feel like something is missing. Alex is hard working and she really strives for success. On a typical day, Alex finds herself standing in line at the bank behind Cory. They engage in some small talk and something passes between them.

 

Continue reading

Book Review: Breaking Mr. Cane

Title: Breaking Mr. Cane

Author: Shanora Williams

Rating: 4.5 stars

 

I was given an ARC of this novel in exchange for an honest review

 

After the fallout from book one, Kandy is trying to get on with her life, now that she is at the University of Notre Dame. She is getting used to college life, making friends , going to classes and keeping up with her softball scholarship. But despite all this, she misses Cane.

 

Cane is busy putting out fires after his and Kandy’s relationship is discovered. He has his business and other things to keep him busy, but he can’t get Kandy out of his mind. So when he sees her again, there is no stopping them this time. They are just so right for each other.

 

Continue reading

Book review: Wanting Mr. Cane

Title: Wanting Mr. Cane

Author: Shanora Williams

Rating: 4.5 stars

 

When I saw that Shanora was writing another forbidden romance, I knew I had to read it. I loved Tainted Black and Untaited, so it was little surprise I loved Wanting Mr. Cane as well. I loved the angst, heat, the age gap and all the drama. The story is about a girl and her dad’s best friend.

 

“I had fallen hard for him, and it hurt so much to want a man I couldn’t have.”

Continue reading

Book Review: Confessions-Julian

Title: Confessions- Julian

Author: Ella Frank

Rating: 4 stars

 

Julian continues where Robbie left off. I was excited to continue Robbie, Julian and Joel’s story as more is revealed, especially considering Julian’s past- which is one of the main focuses of the book.

 

Robbie has just moved into Julian and Priest’s apartment, finding his place among the couple. There is nothing but acceptance, all enjoying the connection they share. Even though Julian and Priest have so much history together, both make Robbie feel welcomed and make him feel like he belongs.

 

Continue reading

Book Review: Love Beyond Words

Title: Love Beyond Words

Author: Emma Scott

Rating: 4.5 stars

 

Natalie has experienced a lot of pain in her life after losing her parents young. Now, almost alone apart form two friends, she goes to school during the day and works at a coffee shop at night. She passes her time quietly, reading her favourite author Rafael Melendez Mendón.

 

One night, Julian Kovač comes to the cafe beginning something that neither expects. Julian comes in night after night, writing in his notebook. Natalie watches him in fascination and soon they begin speaking more than just pleasantries, thus leading to more.

 

Continue reading